On Friday afternoon I headed towards Warsaw Gdanska station, spent my last polish money for some food and drinks for the train and waited for the departure towards Russia. Continue reading train to Russia
After some hours on the train without having slept much, I arrived on Thursday afternoon in the capital of Poland. Did some sightseeing, learned that a “normal” beer is served as 1 litre (which I like for €3.50) and just walked around in the city. Had a quiet night in the hostel and on Friday I was just wondering why there was so much going on in the city. Then I realized, that it was 9th of May, so called Victory Day. One of the most important days in ex-socialist countries as there was the victory against Nazi-Germany in 1945.
After some weeks preparation and some months of having this idea, I left Salzburg last Wednesday to Vienna. Originally I would have planned to go via Ukraine, but due to the political situation, I decided to go via Poland and Belarus. Continue reading Goodbye Austria